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Long spouted jar

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Provenance

From Kerma, K 309 debris. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date:

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x depth: 6.5 x 8 cm (2 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2019

Medium or Technique

Red-polished ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels